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big story this morning, despite a loss last night, still no ground lost for the baltimore orioles. >> the birds dropped their first game on the west coast to the other hot team in the american league, the oakland a's. >> and the a.l. wild card leading athletics beat the o's 3-2 last night to prevent them into sole possession of first place in the a.l. east. johnny goals hit a go-ahead r.b.i. single in the fifth to back a's rookie tommy milone in an opener of the key series. the yankees lost 6-4 at home to tampa bay. >> and oakland is part of the o's grueling nine-game road trip that may have some fans in baltimore going through withdrawal. the o's winning ways drawing bigger crowds to camden yards, great for fans and businesses alike. >> orioles' fever, magic, whatever you want to call it, has taken a grip on the baltimore area and is not letting go. >> it's fabulous. it's exciting to see and there's a lot of momentum and we hope it continues. >> goodbye, home run, it's a fair ball! orioles 3, rays 2, in 14. >> after a sweep of the tampa bay rays, the orioles are now headed out we
people on the bus were not hut new... information.... on that safety plan ... by... the... baltimore county school district...///. this... after... two... cases... involving students... bringing guns... to school..// crime and justice... reporter joy lepola... looks... at... this new plan. plan. 3 3 parents panicked worried if their child is about to be shot at they are real fears that families have faced in ust the past thrre weeks in baltimore county. it's forced the school system to critically look at current crisissplan.... and whether more can be done. already there is a beefed up police prescene and the promise of hand held metal detectors. but that is just the beginning... fox 45 has learned there are plans to they learn of a violent plot being orchestrated. students could make those call anonymously.(dickerson) 1:20:05 were also goinggto be developing an opportunity to text and or email information. we want them to feel comfortable getting us the information anyway that's best for them we just want the information. the superintendent's spokesman says a v
, and it all began right here in baltimore harbor two centuries ago. >> this was the war of 1812. we weren't doing so well. the americans were losing at that time. and the british had just burned washington. that was kind of scaring the people in baltimore city. and fort mchenry was the only thing standing in between the british ships and baltimore city. >> can you describe fort mchenry to us? >> absolutely. from the air, the fort looks like a giant star. it has points on it called "bastions" so that the cannons can have crossfire all the way around the fort. and fort mchenry is named for james mchenry. he was the secretary of war at the time fort mchenry was being built. >> we are standing on the parade ground. this grassy area is where troops would muster for various ceremonies, such as inspection, morning parade, and whatnot. around us are the barracks. they would have been -- back in 1814, they would have been one story. the second story was added in 1829. the fort as you see it now, in general, looks more like it would have done in the civil war. >> the american general in charge of t
tony danza talks about his real life role. >> this is wbal-tv 11 news today in baltimore. >> i'm lisa robinson. it's 7:25. police are calling the grandson of the elderly couple found murdered in pikesville a suspect in the case. investigators say 31-year-old matthew long was discovered in oklahoma september 11, long was living with his grandparents, vaughn and marjorie pepper, when they were killed, but was missing when the police discovered the couple's bodies on monday. according to police, as long in a hospital in oklahoma receiving medical treatment. baltimore county detectives are there waiting for a chance to interview him. >> we entered mr. long into the national missing person's database. when he was located in oklahoma on september 11, they notified the baltimore county police department. >> police have described the couple's injuries as traumatic but are not saying how they died. the search continues for the man who opened fire on the campus of morgan state university wednesday. investigators say the 19-year-old victim was visiting his cousin when he was shot in the stomach.
and the newspaper report from the baltimore sun looks over and sees that the crowd just dwindles away. and by the time that stevenson gets out and has a beautiful speech to deliver, everyone's left. c-span: if we followed you around in the last eight years... >> guest: oh, god. oh, my--god forbid. c-span: ... where would we have seen you go to get this book? >> guest: oh, well, a lot of places. we don't make things easy for american historians. if we just--we're really close here to the library of congress, but, you know, our records are all over the country: bloomington; springfield; princeton university, which -- where a huge stevenson archive exists; mclean county courthouse; presidential libraries. c-span: mclean... >> guest: so that there's--the kennedy library in boston. c-span: how do you work on something like this? how do you organize it? >> guest: that's not a question i don't have to answer that anymore, do i? c-span: well... >> guest: it's tough. i wanted to have more flashbacks. i guess i should--you should never say what you should have done, you just say what you did i
all over the country and in my hometown of baltimore, which has charter schools but in baltimore's charter schools, the teachers are unioned and the parents have a lot of stay. they are not owned by private companies. nonprofit groups are helping to manage the schools. it is a very different situation. i think what's happening on this teach the test, rahm emanuel puts his kids in the lab school. a great school. the head of the lab school said at the beginning of the strike, believe in testing. i don't believe in these kind of tests for our children. his own kids don't have to work for that. >> this is the point. i've been at elite, you taught at elite universities, princeton and others, that have gone away from using s.a.t.s for their entrance requirements. this he recognize that the main thing that standardized tests tell us is about the educational and economic situation of the family. if your family has some wealth, if your family has college educated people, you do well on standardized tests and they have very little to do with what's going on in the classroom. >> what a poli
administrations did but that stuff seemed to work better than was going on now. host: from "the baltimore sun" this morning -- back to our discussion regarding who you trust on foreign policy -- pittsburgh , pa., on our line for democrats -- caller: no question, i am a retired military person and these people who are supposed to be experts on these things and have never served and all but want to do is go to war. the president is doing his job. they forgot that when bush was president, embassies were attacked. we have a short memory. i think the people just don't like obama. they will use any excuse to attack this man. this is really something people who don't know anything are saying the man apologizes. when did he apologize? host: our line for independents - go ahead caller: i support mitt romney on this. i heard the other day of our military men that were over there to protect the ambassador were not allowed to have the weapons loaded. all these people calling in about foreign affairs -- if cspan could rewind the tape and played back when he was over there at the summit when he thought the
brought some of her stone ridge classmates with her. baltimore native and the most decorated olympian ever michael phelps was also on hand. >>> even a nats loss could not keep nationals park from rocking last night. that's what happens when the boss is in town. ♪ >> bruce springsteen and the e street band treated 38,000 fans to an awesome concert at the ballpark last night. they performed a mix of old and new hits as part of the wrecking ball tour including racing in the streets, which springsteen dedicated to the veterans in the crowd. >>> if you haven't already ordered the new iphone 5 you might have to wait a few weeks. it was available for preorder yesterday morning but a few hours later the apple site started telling customers phones would start shipping out in two weeks. the bigger, faster iphone is set to come out friday the 21st. technology analysts say if you missed out on the preorder you can wait in line next friday to try and get the phone. the old fashioned way, wait in line. >> i'm not due for an upgrade so i'm bummed. >> oh, well. >>> kevin bacon once said he is in so many
of the 50s into the 60s in most spots. 68 in annapolis. 62 at the inner harbor in baltimore. 54 in cumberland, maryland. here's your saturday planner. for today plenty of sunshine. it will be breezy though. winds out of the north and northwest. 10 to 25 miles per hour. winds will lay down this evening leading to a chilly start >>> as we head into sunday, we are talking about football night in america. we've got a pretty nice night, back through candle stick park with the lions versus san fran. mostly clear temperatures, around 56 to 60 degrees as we kick off that game 8:00 sunday night. we have so many people here from kansas. is all of kansas here? one large group and they're all getting along. it's wonderful to see. well, welcome to new york. kate? >>> now an update on a story we brought you earlier in the week. a 77-year-old texas grandmother dragged out of her car by police. her family is demanding an apology, while local officials are defending the use of force. here's nbc's jay gutierrez. >> reporter: an officer pulled over 77-year-old lynn for speeding. what happened next
series against the baltimore orioles at home this weekend, and they started it off with a victory in front of a sell-out crowd at the coliseum. orioles up 1-0 in the bottom of the fourth but not anymore. two-run shot to left over the lucas oil's sign. a's up 3-2 and avery tries to sneak second but derek norris gunning him down. crowd goes nuts. forget the wild card. oakland wants the west. they're three games back. game 2 against the o's 6:05 tonight. >>> giants in the desert take on the d-backs. houston iii, not anymore as well. hunter pence slaps one deep in left center. d-backs with the bases loaded in the 6th. different outcome. sandoval snags the line drive off the bat of chris young saving some runs. giants win 6-2. dodgers also won. giants a seven and a half game lead in the west. >>> the n.h.l. is hours away from its second lockout in 8 years. more on the demand by players to the owners and why they're failing to find common ground. >> plus, if you are looking for a job, head down to greater in. how you can -- great america. how you can get paid to be a part of their upc
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